Music@Menlo: Through Brahms
Music@Menlo Live 2011 (7 CDs)
Brahms: String Sextet in B-flat major, Op 18: Finale, Rondo (10:05)
Yehonatan Berick & Arnaud Sussmann, violins; Yura Lee & Paul Neubauer, violas; Eric Kim & Laurence Lesser, cellos
This set commemorates Music@Menlo’s 2011 season, which surveyed and illuminated the historical legacy of Johannes Brahms. The performances explore centuries of music through the lens of Brahms’ art, showcasing his works alongside those of composers from Bach and Mozart to Schoenberg and John Harbison.